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Author(s):US Department of Education, US Department of Labor
Title:Opportunity.gov
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Organization:US Department of Education, US Department of Labor
Short Description:Unemployed workers receiving unemployment benefits may qualify for a special hand in paying for education and training. This site provides information for adults who are interested in going back to school.
Annotation:Unemployed workers receiving unemployment benefits may qualify for a special hand in paying for education and training. This aid can be significant: In particular, the Federal Pell Grant program can provide up to $5,350 for educational costs at community colleges, colleges and universities, and many trade and technical schools. This site provides information for adults who are interested in going back to school.
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Income and financial aid effects on persistence and degree attainment in public colleges
California Community Colleges: Making them stronger and more affordable
Federal Pell Grants: Implications of increasing the maximum reward
Campus-based student financial aid programs under the higher education act
KnowHow2GO
The (un)changing face of the Ivy League
Supporting adult English language learners' transitions to postsecondary education
Access to college: The role of tuition, financial aid, scholastic preparation and college supply in public college enrollments
Catching the Dream
State tuition, fees, and financial assistance policies for public colleges and universities, 2005-06
State of decline? Gaps in college access and achievement call for renewed commitment to educating Californians
Data quality campaign: Using data to improve student achievement
CSO College Center: A student gateway to college access, opportunity, and success
The college and financial aid guide for: AB540 undocumented immigrant students
NDSFA: The financial aid partnership
Paying for college: The rising cost of higher education
Postsecondary Education English Spanish Glossary
The art of student retention
Quality, affordability and access: Americans speak on higher education
High school counselors handbook 2004-05
Taxing matters
Mortgaging our future: How financial barriers to college undercut America's global competitiveness
Cross-system collaboration for reconnecting youth
DOD Education benefits: Increased oversight of tuition assistance program is needed
Community college students and grant aid: Bringing equity to the provision of grant aid by states and institutions
Opening doors to student success: A synthesis of findings from an evaluation at six community colleges
Education and the economy: Boosting state and national economies by improving high school graduation rates
Who subsidizes whom? An analysis of educational costs and revenues
How non-academic supports work: Four mechanisms for improving student outcomes
Trends in for-profit postsecondary education: Enrollment, prices, student aid and outcomes
Greening community colleges: An environmental path to improving educational outcomes
Postsecondary and labor force transitions among public high school career and technical education participants
Pathways to Prosperity: Meeting the challenge of preparing young Americans for the 21st century
Cohort default rate resources
Building roads to success: Key considerations for communities and states reconnecting youth to education
Bringing adults back to college: Designing and implementing a statewide concierge model
Do institutions respond asymmetrically to changes in state need- and merit-based aid?
Developmental education in community colleges
41st annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid: 2009-2010 Academic year
Unlocking doors and expanding opportunity: Moving beyond the limiting reality of college and career readiness in California high schools
Boosting college completion for a new economy
One year out: Findings from a national survey among members of the high school graduating class of 2010
An economy that works: Job creation and America's future
Higher education reform: Next-generation models to increase success and control costs
The educational experience of young men of color: A review of research, pathways, and progress
The undereducated American
Podcast: Getting high school dropouts in and out of college
The new net price calculator for college website
National Center for Academic Transformation
Effective college access, persistence and completion programs and strategies for underrepresented student populations: Opportunities for scaling up
Help wanted: Projections of jobs and education requirements through 2018
A sharper focus on technical workers: How to educate and train for the global economy
New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
Recommendations for incorporating postsecondary and workforce data into statewide longitudinal data systems
How America pays for college 2010: A national study by Sallie Mae and Gallup
The key to prosperity: The skills of the American worker
Extending foster care to age 21: Weighing the costs to government against the benefits to youth
Helping former foster youth graduate from college: Campus support programs in California and Washington state
Are you gainfully employed? Setting standards for for-profit degrees
A stronger nation through higher education: Why Americans must achieve a "big goal" for college attainment
Clearinghouse on foster youth and transition
Ensuring America's future: Federal policy and Latino college completion
Services to students with disabilities: A study of workload and costs
Understanding the working college student
No time to waste: Policy recommendations for increasing college completion
Higher education web portals: Serving state and student transfer needs
Financial aid at California community colleges: Pell grants and fee waivers in 2003-04
A policymaker's guide to early college designs: Expanding a strategy for achieving college readiness for all
Enhancing tax credits to encourage saving for higher education: Advancing the American opportunity tax credit and reforming the saver's credit
Class differences: Online education in the United States, 2010
College choice process of Latino undocumented students: Implications for recruitment and retention
Getting past go: Remedial and developmental education policy at a crossroads
Getting what we pay for: State community college funding strategies that benefit low-income, lower-skilled students
Access without equity: Longitudinal analysis of institutional stratification by race and ethnicity: 1972-2004
Stronger department of education oversight needed to help ensure only eligible students receive federal student aid
Education & the military spouse: The long road to success
Improving lives: State and federal programs for low-income adults (searchable database)
Foundations for success: Short-term impacts report
Mind the access gap: Breaking down barriers to post-secondary education
Projections of education statistics to 2018
Report on the meta-analysis of post-secondary institutional graduate surveys
Putting money on the table: Information, financial aid, and access to college
Federal Student Aid: Grant Programs Factsheet
Federal Student Aid: Grant Programs Factsheet (Spanish language version)
Federal student aid for incarcerated individuals
Federal student aid for incarcerated individuals (Spanish language version)
Promising practices: What works in the Midwest: New approaches to improving college access, persistence, and success: Three exemplary postsecondary opportunity programs
Leadership to enhance college access and success
Can I get a little advice here? How an overstretched high school guidance system is undermining students' college aspirations
FY 2011 budget proposal: Thoughts and recommendations for increasing college access and success
Global Skills for Global Completion
Expanding access and opportunity: The Washington State Achievers Program
College Savings Foundation
National Association for College Admission Counseling: Statement of prinicples of good practice
My future, my way: How to go, how to pay
The contract for college: A policy proposal to increase college access and affordability
The challenge to the states: Preserving college access and affordability in a time of crisis
Official cohort default rates for schools
Helping foster youth and wards of the court complete the FAFSA
The Bologna Process for US eyes: Re-learning higher education in the Age of Convergence
US Department of Labor Youth Services: Summaries of education models
Economic and noneconomic outcomes for GED credential recipients
New strategies in delivering education IDAs: Rethinking program design
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
How much are college students borrowing?
Financing higher education: A myriad of problems, a myriad of solutions
State early commitment programs: A contract for college success?
Indiana Latino Institute, Inc.
Given half a chance: The Schott 50 state report on public education and black males
The contribution of adult learning to health and social capital
Searchable English-Spanish glossary
Alternative High School Initiative (AHSI)
Ready to assemble: A model state higher education accountability system
Tuition equity legislation: Investing in Colorado high school graduates through equal opportunity to postsecondary education
Promise lost: College-qualified students who don't enroll in college
Education at a glance 2008: OECD indicators
Measuring up 2008
The effectiveness of student aid policies: What the research tells us
2009-10 FAFSA on the web worksheet
2009-10 FAFSA on the web worksheet (Spanish Version)
Easing the transition from combat to classroom: Preserving America's investment in higher education for military veterans through institutional assessment
Information constraints and financial aid policy
The role of minority-serving institutions in redefining and improving developmental education
State HIgher Education Finance 2011
The American freshman: National norms fall 2011
Know before you owe (student loans)
EFC Formula, 2012-13
The long-term impacts of teachers: Teacher value-added and student outcomes in adulthood
STEM: Science, technology, engineering, mathematics (Full Report)
Good policy, good practice II: Improving outcomes and productivity in higher education: A guide for policymakers
Experimental evidence on the effect of childhood investments on postsecondary attainment and degree completion
Financial literacy at minority-serving institutions
General education, vocational education, and labor-market outcomes over the life-cycle
The CollegeKeys Compact: Getting into college: A cross-cohort examination of college preparations by lower-SES students
Completing the mission: A pilot study of veteran students' progress toward degree attainment in the post 9/11 era
The state of young America: Economic barriers to the American dream
Career clusters: Forecasting demand for high school through college jobs 2008-2018
Dropout recovery is national recovery: How federal policies can support the spread of Back on Track through College pathways
Crossing the finish line: A national effort to address near completion
Trends in college pricing 2011
Strategies for success in career development: The career coach curriculum guide
Scaling up Breaking Through: 2010 evaluation
Getting through: Higher education's plan to increase the college completion rates of Boston public schools graduates
Boosting postsecondary education performance
Beyond need and merit: Strengthening state grant programs
42nd Annual survey report on state sponsored student financial aid
Leaders & laggards: A state-by-state report card on public postsecondary education
Getting ready for success: Bridging the gap between high school and college in Tacoma, Washington
Bridging the gap: An impact study of eight developmental summer bridge programs in Texas
Denied? The impact of student debt on the ability to buy a house
College rewired: Innovative approaches help higher education connect to productivity
Forging new pathways: The impact of the breaking through initiative in michigan
Autonomy and innovation: Systemic change in a decentralized state
Lost without a map: A survey about students' experiences navigating the financial aid process
Middle skills jobs and the growing importance of postsecondary education
Preventing abuse in federal student aid: Community college practices
Trends in student aid 2012
Innovations in labor market information and their application
The student debt crisis
The limited career prospects for high school graduates without additional education and training
What works for Latino student success in higher education: 2012 Compendium, profiles of selected programs
Cornerstones of completion: State policy support for accelerated, structured pathways to college credentials and transfer
Information and college access: Evidence from a randomized field experiment
Financial Aid Shopping Sheet
Housing wealth and higher education: Building a foundation for economic mobility
How America pays for college 2012
The competition that really matters: Comparing U.S., Chinese, and Indian investments in the next-generation workforce
Balancing passion and practicality: The role of debt and major on students' financial outcomes
The urgency of now: The Schott 50-state report on public education and black males
"I came in unsure of everything": Community college shifts in students' confidence
NASSGAP - National Association of State Student Grant & Aid Programs: State data quick check
Competency-based degree programs in the US: Postsecondary credentials for measurable student learning and performance
How does institutional grant aid impact college choice?
Raising the bar from Ready by 21 to credentialed by 26: Highlights from community and state efforts
Reducing undergraduate debt to increase Latina and Latino participation in STEM professions
Time is the enemy: The surprising truth about why today's college students aren't graduating... And what needs to change
The college completion agenda: 2011 Progress report: Latino edition
Women Employed
Education at a glance 2011: OECD indicators
Forgotten middle-skill jobs: State by state snapshots
Underserved students who earn credit through prior learning assessment have higher degree completion rates and shorter time-to-degree
Focus on education for the formerly incarcerated
Learn and earn: Modeling the success of Metropolitan College: The Business-Higher Education Forum's simulation series
Cheap for whom? How much education costs taxpayers
College Search Database.com
Net tuition and net price trends in the United States: 2000-2009
Hearing on non-traditional students
Sealing the gaps: Supporting low-income, first-generation students at four-year institutions in Texas post-transfer
Unbundling youth, family, and community involvement in college access: On the ground in Austin, Texas
2012 Education appropriations guide
Beginning subbaccalaureate students' labor market experiences: Six years later in 2009
Dramatically bringing down the cost of education with OER: How open education resources unlock the door to free learning
Beyond the master plan: The case for restructuring baccalaureate education in California
Taking action for America: A CEO plan for jobs and economic growth: A skilled, prepared workforce
Completion matters: The high cost of low community college graduation rates
Does federal student aid raise tuition? New evidence on for-profit colleges
Degreeless in debt: What happens to borrowers who drop out
Hard choices ahead: Performance and policy in Texas higher education
Survey of income and program participation data on educational attainment
2011 Survey of differential tuition at public higher education institutions
Flexible learning options for adult students
Student aversion to borrowing: Who borrows and who doesn't
Coming to our senses: Education and the American future
Pathways to boosting the earnings of low-income students by increasing their educational attainment
FAFSA tips and resources for foster and unaccompanied youth without stable housing
Trends in college spending: Where does the money come from? Where does it go?
Institutions with approved programs for veterans to receive educational benefits
21st Century skills, education, and competitiveness: A resource and policy guide
Is college opportunity slipping away? Parents and the public voice concerns about higher education access and affordability
Creating postsecondary pathways to good jobs for young high school dropouts: The possibilities and the challenges
Funding education beyond high school: The guide to federal student aid 2009-10
Accelerating Latino success at Texas border institutions: Possibilities and challenges
The community college transfer calculator: Identifying the course-taking patterns that predict transfer to a four-year institution
NASFAA's cash for college
When Johnny (or Janelle) comes marching home: National, state, and institutional efforts in support of veterans' education
What does a college degree cost? Comparing approaches to measuring "cost per degree"
The public realities of private student loans
Diplomas and dropouts: Which colleges actually graduate their students (and which don't)
Summer Search
FinAid: Income-based repayment
The state of learning disabilities 2009
IDA pays: A missing piece of the access puzzle
Serving those who serve: Higher education and America's veterans
39th Annual survey report on state-sponsored student financial aid
The iron triangle: College presidents talk about costs, access and quality
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions, Fall 2006; Graduation rates, 2000 and 2003 cohorts; and financial statistics, Fiscal Year 2006
Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP)
Funding education beyond high school: The guide to federal student aid 2009-10 (Spanish language version)
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: When do students stop out?
Campus commons? What faculty, financial officers, and others think about controlling college costs
Deciding on postsecondary education
From assets to school outcomes: How finances shape children's perceived possibilities and intentions
Higher education budgets and the global recession
Principles for a comprehensive assessment system
High school dropouts and the economic losses from juvenile crime in California
Enrollment in postsecondary institutions Fall 2008; graduation rates, 2002 and 2005 cohorts; and financial statistics, 2008
Promoting a culture of student success: How colleges and universities are improving degree completion
PERSIST (Guide to improve higher education persistence, retention, and success)
Toward more inclusive college savings plans: Sample state legislation
Best practices in statewide articulation and transfer systems
Current challenges and opportunities in preparing rural high school students for success in college and careers: What federal policymakers need to know
The quality imperative: Match ambitious goals for college attainment with an ambitious vision for learning
High school career academies: A 40-year proven model for improving college and career readiness
Financial education in TRIO programs
Community colleges as gateway and gatekeeper: Moving beyond the access "saga" to outcome equity
Time to Completion Web Site
Strong students, strong workers: Models for student success through workforce development and community college partnerships
Deciding about post-secondary education: Hearing the voices of non-attendees
Growing What Works Database
Why stop after high school?: A descriptive analysis of the most important reasons that high school graduates do not continue to PSE
State and community-based promise programs: Early commitments of financial aid for college
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada -- Third edition
Are student employment and academic success linked?
The work-based learning self assessment tool
Inequalities at the outset: Identifying factors that affect parents' perceptions of paying for college
Measuring the Effectiveness of Student Assistance (MESA) -- Annual Report 2007
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in the United States: Fall 2008 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2007-08, and 12-month enrollment 2007-08
The millennium bursary in New Brunswick: Impact on debt and persistence
Access to Medical Education in Canada: Do Differing Tuition Regimes Affect Access and Career Choice?
“Why access matters” revisited: A review of the latest research
How America pays for college 2009: A national study by Gallup and Sallie Mae
More guidance, better results? Three-year effects of an enhanced student services program at two community colleges
The productivity argument for investing in young children
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Characteristics of students who stop out
The critical role of financial aid for first-time/full-time students enrolling at rural-serving community colleges
Hispanicity and educational inequality: Risks, opportunities and the nation's future
Getting with the program: Community college students need access to federal loans
The heart of student success: Teaching, learning, and college completion
Dollars for degrees: Financial aid and its impact on post-secondary degree completion in Texas
Dual enrollment: A strategy for educational advancement of all students
How military veterans are using the post-9/11 GI Bill and adapting to life in college
Something's got to give: California can't improve college completions without rethinking developmental education at its community colleges
Achieving the dream data notes: Outcomes of first-year persisting students
Lumina Foundation focus: The cost quandary: Hard times intensify the nation's urgent need for college graduates
Web tables - student financing of undergraduate education: 2007-08
Investing in education and equity: Our nation's best future
Improving education and employment for disadvantaged young men: Proven and promising strategies
National Center on Secondary Education and Transition (NCSET): Creating opportunities for youth with disabilities to achieve successful futures
Advancing by degrees: A framework for increasing college completion
Who benefits most from college? Evidence for negative selection in heterogeneous economic returns to higher education
YourWordsToday.org
Untapped potential: Early labor market outcomes of dropouts and graduates from Philadelphia's public schools
The Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network
Building a learning agenda around disconnected youth
International Education Financial Aid: International Financial Aid and College Scholarship Search
For-profit colleges: Undercover testing finds colleges encouraged fraud and engaged in deceptive and questionable marketing practices
A portrait of low-income young adults in education
Trends in College Spending (TCS) Online
Vision 2020: Creating opportunity for America's next generation
Trends in the receipt of Pell Grants: Selected years 1995-96 to 2007-08
Promising practices supporting low-income, first-generation students at DeVry University
Is college worth it? College presidents, public assess value, quality and mission of higher education
Unfulfilled expectations: Recent college graduates struggle in a troubled economy
College Affordability and Transparency Center
Family literacy: A valuable gateway to postsecondary education
The Future Ready Project
The distribution of grants and scholarships by race
Affirming the goal: Is college and career readiness an internationally competitive standard?
Complete to Compete: Higher education data dashboards (state reports)
The (un)productivity of American higher education: From cost "dis-ease"to cost effectiveness
Filling in the blanks: How information can affect choice in higher education
National Youth Employment Coalition
PISA 2009 results: What students know and can do: Student performance in reading, mathematics and science
Disrupting college: How disruptive innovation can deliver quality and affordability to postsecondary education
Online learning: Does it help low-income and underprepared students?
Which students to serve? Universal or targeted eligibility for postsecondary opportunity programs
Trends in student aid 2010
Adult College Completion Network
Improving child care access to promote postsecondary success among low-income parents
How college pricing undermines financial aid
Data tools for accelerating Latino student success (ALASS)
Expanding options for struggling students and out-of-school youth: State financing of education pathways
Publications by Sean-Michael Green
Need versus merit: Focusing student financial aid for diversity
Pell grant shares of undergraduate enrollments
Pathways to and through college: Linking policy with research and practice
Education and the economy: An indicators report
Center for Student Opportunity
Recession, retrenchment, and recovery: State higher education funding and student financial aid volume II
Engines of inequality: Diminishing equity in the nation's premier public universities
Recession, retrenchment, and recovery: State higher education funding and student financial aid
Georgia's HOPE scholarship and minority and low-income students: Program effects and proposed reforms
Opening doors: Promoting student success in community college and beyond
American Indian higher education consortium
Indiana department of education: Division of adult education
Stats Indiana
Bridge program planning guide
Educational opportunity for all?
What it's worth: Field of training and economic status: 2001
Opening the door to the American Dream: Increasing higher education access and success for immigrants
Profile of undergraduates in U.S. postsecondary education institutions: 2003-04, With a special analysis of community college students
Keeping America's promise: A report on the future of the community college
Successful bilingual schools: Six effective programs in California
Latinos in graduate education
Latinos in undergraduate education
Building bridges to college and careers: Contextualized basic skills programs at community colleges
College scholarships for Latino students: Are opportunities being missed?
The money manual: A personal finance guide from the Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Correctional education facts
Straight from the source: What works for first-generation college students
The language of opportunity: Expanding employment prospects for adults with limited English skills
Indiana dollars for scholars
Powerful pathways: Framing options and opportunities for vulnerable youth
Education Commission of the States: Postsecondary Issues
The challenges of financial aid awareness and college access
Investing wisely in adult learning is key to state prosperity
Educational needs index state report: Indiana
Postsecondary institutions in the United States: Fall 2004 and degrees and other awards conferred: 2003-04
Creating options 2006: Financial aid opportunities for individuals with disabilities
Convergence: Trends threatening to narrow college opportunity in America
Fixing the formula: A new approach to determining independent students' ability to pay for college
State Student Assistance Commission of Indiana
College Compass
Financial access: What it is, what it isn't, and how to educate people about it
College preparation information from Peterson's Education Center
Making college affordable: A work-book on financial aid, loans, and scholarships for college-bound students and their families (Spanish version)
Federal financial aid
Mapping your future
Policies in sync: Appropriations, tuition, and financial aid in higher education
Basic facts about in-state tuition for undocumented immigrant students
Education as crime prevention: Reinstating Pell Grant eligibility for the incarcerated
Investing in America's future: Why student aid pays off for society and individuals
Foster youth: Tips for completing the FAFSA (2008-09)
How Latino students pay for college: Patterns of financial aid in 2003-04
2006-2007 NASFAA financial aid night and counselor's materials
Building a career pathways system: Promising practices in community college-centered workforce development
What we know about access and success in postsecondary education: Informing Lumina Foundation's strategic direction
Responding to the crisis in college opportunity
Discounting toward disaster: Tuition discounting, college finances, and enrollments of low-income undergraduates
The access challenge: Rethinking the causes of the new inequality
Expanding college access: The impact of state finance strategies
Unequal opportunity: Disparities in college access among the 50 states
Lumina Foundation focus: Restricted access: The doors to higher education remain closed to many deserving students
Challenging times, clear choices: An action agenda for college access and success
Private scholarships count: Access to higher education and the critical role of the private sector
Opening doors: Expanding educational opportunities for low-income workers
Workforce contingent financial aid: How states link financial aid to employment
The burden of borrowing: A report on the rising rates of student debt
Debts and decisions: Student loans and their relationship to graduate school and career choice
Who should we help? The negative social consequences of merit aid scholarships
Do grants matter?
Missed opportunities: A new look at disadvantaged college aspirants
The student aid gauntlet: Making access to college simple and certain
Condition of education 2002: Special analysis, nontraditional undergraduates
College Access: Indiana
Financing workforce development programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Asking the right questions: A judicial checklist to ensure that the educational needs of children and youth in foster care are being addressed
Funding your graduate education: Sources of information
Federal student aid: Graduate and professional studies
Financing graduate education: A guide for prospective students
Connected by 25: Financing entrepreneurship programs for youth transitioning out of foster care
Where the scholarships are: How to develop a scholarship strategy
Relationships between students' high school and middle school experiences and later completion of a Bachelor's degree
What's wrong with guys?
Looking for student aid
Financial aid FAQ (frequently asked questions)
Paying for college: A brief look at student financial aid programs
Financial aid and scholarship information for undocumented students
Retooling career and technical education
Gates Millenium Scholars Program
Transfer access to elite colleges and universities in the United States: Threading the needle of the American dream
School Redesign Network
Partnership for 21st Century Skills
A state leader's action guide to 21st century skills
Results that matter: Twenty-first century skills and high school reform
The postsecondary achievement of participants in dual enrollment: An analysis of student outcomes in two states
Beyond myths: The growth and diversity of Asian American college freshmen: 1971-2005
Dream it! Do it!
Creating options 2007: Financial aid for individuals with disabilities
College access in Indiana and the United States 2007: Improving college access and success for Indiana adults 25 and over
Guidance and career counselor's toolkit: Advising high school students with disabilities on postsecondary options
Education watch California: Key facts and figures
Percent receiving federal financial aid and average amount per recipient
Independent Evaluation of the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE): Third Biennial Report
Colorado Reports
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Texas: Key education facts and figures 2006
Closing the gaps by 2015: The Texas higher education plan
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2004
Education watch Washington: Key education facts and figures 2006
Educational programs and projects that address the needs of low-income students
A supporting role: How accreditors can help promote the success of community college students
Jobs for America's Graduates (JAG.org)
The connection strategy: Preparing young people to succeed in college and beyond
Career and technical education in the United States: 1990-2005
Economic state of young America
The impact of new college graduates on intrastate labor markets
ETS Policy Notes: Adult education in America
Career academies: Long-term impacts on labor market outcomes, educational attainment, and transitions to adulthood
National Indian Education Study 2007 Part II: The educational experiences of American Indian and Alaska Native students in grades 4 and 8
Confronting the "new" American dilemma: Underrepresented minorities in engineering: A data-based look at diversity (Executive Summary)
The status of African Americans in engineering: Confronting the "new" American dilemma
The status of Latinos/as in engineering: Confronting the "new" American dilemma
I-STEM Resource Network
Indiana's K-12 STEM Ed Report Card
Marian College: Marian's Adult Programs (MAP)
Huntington College: EXCEL Adult Degree Programs
Indiana University Kokomo: Project Complete
Transitions to adulthood for homeless adolescents: Education and public policy
Education at a glance 2007: OECD indicators
Korean American Scholarship Foundation
Fast foward: Find your place - faster
The Student Guide for High School Seniors/College Students
Recent participation in formal learning among working-age adults with different levels of education
Do loans increase college access and choice? Examining the introduction of universal student loans
Low-income students and college success: More than money
Adventures in education: For college students
2007-08 Directory of colleges cooperating with the SAT program fee-waiver service
StateVoucher.org (Education and Training Vouchers)
Best Business Schools
State merit aid programs: Responses by Florida community colleges
Pacific Northwest scholarship guide - online
The Sallie Mae Fund
Transitioning out of high school: A quick stats fact sheet
Green lights and red tape: Improving access to financial aid at California's community colleges
Early intervention programs: Opening the doors to higher education
Early intervention program and college partnerships
What every college access practitioner should know about: Economic diversity in Indiana and U.S. colleges and universities
Parent expectations and planning for college: Statistical analysis report
Education Finance Council
Transition matters: Community college to bachelor's degree
National Center for Learning Disabilities
Denied: Community college students lack access to affordable loans
Transitional jobs for ex-prisoners: Early impacts from a random assignment evaluation of the Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) Prisoner Reentry Program
Consider college now! A handbook for students in middle school and junior high school
Higher education: Tuition continues to rise, but patterns vary by institution type, enrollment, and educational expenditures
Windows on achievement and inequality
Explaining financial aid
Going2College.org
Annotated bibliography: Adult learning in focus: National and state data report
The state of American manhood
For every 100 girls...
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1998-99
A profile of the Talent Search program: 1999-2000
A study of the Talent Search program: Analysis and highlights
Department of Upward Bound programs: Strategic plan
Projections of education statistics to 2016
Adding it up: State challenges for increasing college access and success
Black college dollars: 2007-2008 Directory of scholarships for African-American students
Do support services at community colleges encourage success or reproduce disadvantage?
2006-2007 National directory of scholarships, internships, and fellowships for Latino youth
Encouraging girls in math and science
Adventures in education: For parents
Get-recruited.com
A Better Chance.org
Overlooked gems: A national perspective on low-income promising learners
Economic mobility: Is the American Dream alive and well?
Indiana's guide to paying for college
Ten years after college: Comparing the employment experiences of 1992-93 Bachelor's degree recipients with academic and career-oriented majors
Driving forces on the road to re-entry
Ed Fund
Development Fund for Black Students in Science and Technology Scholarships
Girls Going Places Entrepreneurship Award Program
Ronald E. McNair Postbaccalaureate Achievement Program
The Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans
U.S. Department of Labor Registered Apprenticeship Website
Learn More Indiana: Adult learners
The Workforce Alliance
America's forgotten middle-skill jobs: Education and training requirements in the next decade and beyond
Voice of adult learners united to educate (VALUE)
National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Literacy
Institute for a Competitive Workforce
A model of success: The model institution's for excellence program's successful leadership in STEM education (1995-2007)
What are they and how do I use them? Strategies and tools to increase and improve filing of the federal Hope and Lifetime Learning education tax credits by low-income filers
The ESL logjam: Waiting times for adult ESL classes and the impact on English language learners
Are they really ready to work? Employers perspectives on the basic knowledge and applied skills of new entrants to the 21st century U.S. workforce
Texas public universities' data and performance report: Part A
Distance learning and adults with disabilities
YMCA
Price isn't the only consideration: Look beyond the cost side of the equation
A framework and recommendations for federal action on secondary school reform
Project on student debt: State by state data
Student loans and public accountability
Statement of principals: Twenty-first century skills and the reauthorization of NCLB/ESEA
Higher education accountability for student learning
Innovation America: A compact for postsecondary education
The study of economic, informational, and cultural barriers to community college student transfer access at selective institutions: National estimates of transfer access and baccalaureate degree attainment at four-year colleges and universities
Improving educational attainment through extensive postsecondary encouragement services
Cashing in or cashing out: Tools for measuring the effectiveness and outcomes of financial aid events
Power tools: Designing state community college data and performance measurement systems to increase student success
College readiness: Helping all students access and succeed in higher education
Accelerated developmental education project
What works in remediation: Lessons from 30 years of research
Building a culture of evidence for community college student success: Early progress in the Achieving the Dream initiative
PISA 2006: OECD Briefing notes for the United States
Using PLAN to identify student readiness for advanced courses in high school
Squeeze play: How parents and the public look at higher education today
A report on the status of Hispanics in education: Overcoming a history of neglect
Repayment glossary
Finding the right college for you
Nontraditional undergraduates
The path through graduate school: A longitudinal examination 10 years after bachelor’s degree
Why community colleges?
Federal student financial aid: A national profile of programs in Title IV of the higher education act
State of college opportunity in Ohio 2005
Funding higher education for adult students
Indiana's occupational employment outlook to 2012
College degree nearly doubles annual earnings; Indiana lags nation in attainment of bachelor's degree
Hendricks College Network
Adventures in Education - High School (English and Spanish Versions)
Adventures in Education - Middle School (English and Spanish Versions)
College Planning Resources
College: Making It Happen
SoMD CAN Curriculum Guides
The Student Guide
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation graduate scholarship program
College is possible: A guide for undocumented students
Indiana State Profile
The professional mentor program plus: An academic success and retention tool for adult learners
The role of student loans in college access
Trends in student aid 2003
College affordability: Overlooked long-term trends and recent 50 state patterns
Debt burden: Repaying student debt
How curriculum influences college persistence in Indiana and the nation
Pell Grant recipients in selective colleges and universities
What's at stake? The social and economic benefits of higher education
Reorienting the HEA reauthorization to reflect what research-based knowledge says about what works
Preserving access with excellence: Financing for rural community colleges
Policy for progress: Reaffirming California higher education accessibility, affordability, and accountability into the 21st century
It’s all relative: The role of parents in college financing and enrollment
The big payoff: Educational attainment and synthetic estimates of work-life earnings
Borrowers who drop out: A neglected aspect of the college student loan trend
College Mentors for Kids
Foster youth: Funding for college
Undocumented immigrant students: A very brief overview of access to higher education in California
2003 Status report on the federal education loan programs
Student aid and tax benefits: Better research and guidance will facilitate comparison of effectiveness and student use
Student financial aid: Need determination could be enhanced through improvements in education's estimate of applicants state tax payments
What colleges contribute: Institutional aid to full-time undergraduates attending four-year colleges and universities
A closer look at the President's proposal for changes in student assistance
No merit in these scholarships
Gender gap among undergraduates could stem from wage premium for women, study finds
Financing higher education
2003-04 National postsecondary student aid study: Undergraduate financial aid estimates for 2003-04 by type of institution
Educational attainment in the United States: 2003
Paying for college: Changes between 1990 and 2000 for full-time dependent undergraduates
College Goal Sunday
College Board online college planning resources
Perceptions of college financial aid among California Latino youth
Internet inequalities: Financial aid, the internet, and low-income students
Building toward a better future: A college planning guide for students and their families
College Planning Network
Education Online Search
U Links
Early college cost estimator
Sallie Mae financial aid calculators
Diversity and persistence in Indiana higher education: The impact of preparation, major choices, and financial aid
The state of college affordability in Indiana
Improving educational outcomes for students with disabilities
The Education Network college planning site
College planning center
Financial aid and postsecondary opportunity for nontraditional age pre-college students: The roles of information and education delivery systems
Documenting the shift to merit
Tuition discounting: Not just a private college practice
Cashing in on the GI bill
Military money for college: Mainly a fantasy
Projections of education statistics to 2015
The Montgomery GI bill: Less than meets the eye
Education Planner
Occupational outlook handbook 2006-07 edition
Lumina Foundation focus
The size and characteristics of the unauthorized migrant population in the U.S.
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
Educational Policy Institute
Course corrections: Experts offer solutions to the college cost crisis
Transition from high school to postsecondary education and employment for students with disabilities
Workbook of state affordability rates 2004
Higher education opportunities for foster youth: A primer for policymakers
The student debt dilemma: Debt aversion as a barrier to college access
Missed opportunities revisited: New information on students who do not apply for financial aid
Federal student loan debt:1993-2004
Practical guidelines for the education of English language learners: Research based recommendations for instruction and academic interventions
Childcare and early childhood education: More information sharing and program review by HHS could enhance access for families with limited English proficiency
Benefits of a high school core curriculum
Saving futures, saving dollars: The impact of education on crime reduction and earnings
Healthier and wealthier: Decreasing healthcare costs by increasing educational attainment
Policy indicators for higher education WICHE states
Just for the kids
Hispanic Scholarship Fund: Steps to success (English and Spanish Versions)
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Destination university: A guide to college for students and their families (English Version)
ThinkCollege.net
It's not what you tell them, it's what they hear: College access marketing in your community
Student loan forgiveness programs
Paying back, not giving back: Student debt's negative influence on public service career opportunities
Student debt and the class of 2005: Average debt by state, sector, and school
Returning to learning: Adults' success in college is key to America's future
Latinas in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)
Helping students make good decisions and act on them: The real meaning of guidance and advisement
The progress of education reform 2007: Same-sex schooling
Thinking outside the box: Policy strategies for readiness, access, and success
Adult education participation in 2004-05
Immigration debate resources
Returning to our roots: Student access
Expanding opportunities: Postsecondary career and technical education and preparing tomorrow’s workforce
Addressing America's dropout challenge: State efforts to boost graduation rates require federal support
For better science, just add color
Women on the rise
Leading by example
Institute for Educational Leadership
Update: State policies regarding in-state tuition for undocumented students
Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship for careers in athletics
America's perfect storm: Three forces changing our nation's future
Lottery funded merit scholarships: Some lessons from the Florida Bright Futures Scholarship program
The effects of merit-based financial aid on course enrollment, withdrawal, and completion in college
How do financial aid policies affect colleges? The institutional impact of the Georgia HOPE scholarship
Unintended admission consequences of federal aid for homeschoolers
New Technology High School postsecondary student success study
Do merit scholarships promote college access? Evidence from two states
The contributions of economics to the study of college access and success
National Center for College Costs
Stepping stones to a degree: The impact of enrollment pathways and milestones on older community college student outcomes
Education pays 2006: The benefits of higher education for individuals and society
Trends in college pricing 2006
The feasibility of delivering aid for college through the tax system
DisabilityInfo.gov
Creating college opportunity for all: Prepared students and affordable colleges
NDSFA: Fundamental assumptions and aims underlying the principles of federal financial aid to students
2003-04 National postsecondary student aid study: Undergraduate financial aid estimates for twelve states
Postsecondary access for Latino middle-grades students (PALMS)
Admission possible
Youth indicators 2005: Trends in the well-being of American youth
GI bill education benefits
Debunking the myth
Education: Solving the GI bill mystery
Grappling with the access problem
Detailed information on the Montgomery GI bill - veterans education benefits assessment
Segal AmeriCorps Education Award
Update to state dual enrollment policies: Addressing access and quality
A measured approach to improving teacher preparation
College completion toolkit
Degrees for what jobs? Raising expectations for colleges and universities in a global economy
Projections of education statistics to 2019
Across the great divide: Perspectives of CEOs and college presidents on America's higher education and skills gap
A sound investment: The community college dividend
Steps taken on the path forward
Plugged in: Positive development strategies for disconnected Latino youth
Examining the role of summer bridge programs in promoting college readiness and completion: Lessons learned from Texas' developmental summer bridges
Adults with college degrees in the United States, by county
The state of communities of color in the U.S. economy
Minority male student success programs at community colleges
Cracking the student aid code: Parent and student perspectives on paying for college
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2011
From Wall Street to Wal-Mart: Why college graduates are not getting good jobs
Strengthening college opportunity and performance: Federal, state and institutional leadership
The college payoff: Education, occupations, and lifetime earnings
Future skill shortages in the U.S. economy?
Graduating at-risk students: a cross-sector analysis
Reawakening the dream deferred: Can comprehensive intervention programs increase college awareness among at-risk students?
GEAR UP: Current project overviews 2002
Improving student transfer from community colleges to four-year institutions-The perspective of leaders from baccalaureate-granting institutions
Online and hybrid course enrollment and performance in Washington State Community and Technical Colleges
Project WIn-Win
The price of poverty in big time college sport
Think College Indiana!
A green career pathways framework: Postsecondary and employment success for low-income, disconnected youth
Transforming the rural south: A roadmap to improving rural education
Unequal aid: Discriminatory treatment of gay and transgender applicants and families headed by same-sex couples in the higher education financial aid process
Farther, faster: Six promising programs show how career pathway bridges help basic skills students earn credentials that matter
On our way: Educational toolkit for families (A program instructional guide)
The college keys compact: 2011 catalog of effective practices: Programs and practices that expand options for students from low-income backgrounds
A diversity action blueprint: Policy parameters and model practices for higher education institutions
Lumina Foundation Focus: Un nuevo dia: As Latino population grows, so must college attainment
Opportunities for efficiency and innovation: A primer on how to cut college costs
The educational experience of young men of color: Capturing the student voice
The educational experience of young men of color: Federal legal implications and policy guidance
Optimism, college major, and post-secondary dropout
Analysis of preliminary FY2009 2-year cohort default rates
Economic change effects on men and implications for the education of boys
Still denied: How community colleges shortchange students by not offering federal loans
Unlocking potential: Results of a national survey of postsecondary education in state prisons
Improving community college success
Improving education through collaboration: A case study of the Long Beach seamless education partnership
Pay scale: Which colleges are worth your investment (college cost comparison tool)
The economic benefits of reducing the dropout rate among students of color in the nation's largest metropolitan areas
GetMeToCollege.org (How to prepare, pay for, and succeed in college for first-generation college students)
Postsecondary educational trajectories of urban youth: Addressing vulnerabilities and barriers to enrollment and persistence
Reinventing alternative education: State policy profiles
Grantmakers for Education
Complete to compete: Common college completion metrics
The tax and transfer fiscal impacts of dropping out of high school in Philidelphia city and suburbs
Dual credit in Indiana: Bridging the gap between high school and college
Information for Financial Aid Professionals (IFAP)
What does research say about 21st century skills?
A national study of institutional policies for the evaluation of transfer applicants
Getting ready for college: Financial concerns and preparation among the high school senior class of 2003-04
Maintenance of effort: An evolving federal-state policy approach to ensuring college affordability
Florida policy options to accelerate Latino student success in higher education
Who borrows most? Bachelor's degree recipients with high levels of student debt
Pathway to the baccalaureate: How one community college is helping underprepared students succeed
Latino College Dollars: Scholarships for Latino students
The impact of "going green" on the Latino community
Connected by 25: Effective policy solutions for vulnerable youth
Citizenship now! Information for undocumented students
FloridaCAN! Empowering communities to work alongside our schools for student success
Dollars and sense: How "career first" programs like Year Up benefit youth and employers
College Resources for Parents
The workplace realities
Altered state: How the Virginia community college system has used Achieving the Dream to improve student success
Partnerships that promote success: Lessons from the evaluation of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation's Community College Transfer Initiative
Does extending foster care beyond age 18 promote postsecondary educational attainment?
Doing more with less: The inequitable funding of community colleges
Five strategies to help low-income adults and youth attain community college credentials
Strong foundations: The state of postsecondary data systems
ABE career connections: A manual for integrating Adult Basic Education into Career Pathways
On track to complete? A taxonomy of beginning community college students and their outcomes 3 years after enrolling: 2003-04 through 2006
Community college students: Goals, academic preparation, and outcomes
California community college transfer rates: Who is counted makes a difference
Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 edition
How America saves for college: 2010
CollegeMeasures.org
A decade of undergraduate student aid: 1989-90 to 1999-2000
Major differences: Explaining student engagement by field of study: Annual results 2010
Scholarships for students regardless of immigration status: 2009-2010
Factors contributing to the upward transfer of baccalaureate aspirants beginning at community colleges
The rise of college student borrowing
HBCU distance learning 2010
Divided we fail in LA: Improving completion and closing racial gaps in the Los Angeles community college district
Just how similar? Community colleges and the for-profit sector
Unions as partners: Expanding the role of organized labor in workforce development
From high school to the future: Making hard work pay off: The road to college for students in CPS's academically advanced programs
Jobs to Careers Work-based Learning worksheet
Raising rigor, getting results: Lessons learned from AP expansion
Education at a glance 2009: OECD indicators
Do Perceptions Matter Regarding the Costs and Benefits of a Post-Secondary Education?
Building student success from the ground up: A case study of an Achieving the Dream college
Factors affecting the use of student financial assistance by first nations youth
The 2008 amendments to the Higher Education Act: Are we on the right track?
Adult education for work: Transforming adult education to build a skilled workforce
Employer guide to adult education for work: Transforming adult eduction to build a skilled workforce
Strengthening community colleges' influence on economic mobility
Foundations for success: Early implementation report
Canada's Tuition and Education Tax Credits
Future to Discover: Early Implementation Report
Future to discover: Early implementation report -- Executive summary
A new kind of student aid: Creating, implementing and assessing the Millennium Access Bursaries
The Canadian student financial aid system: The case for modernization
Does money matter? II
Canadian college student finances: Second edition
The role of guidance in post-secondary planning
Assessing Canada’s student aid need assessment policies
Showing them the money: The role of institutional financial aid policies and communication strategies in attracting low-income students
Is university education in Canada more affordable than in the United States?: A Review of the Argument Presented in The affordability of university education: A perspective from both sides of the 49th parallel
A family affair: The impact of paying for college or university
Does money matter?
Post-secondary access and student financial aid in Canada: Current knowledge and research gaps
College enrollment hits an all-time high, fueled by community college surge
Off to College.com
eCampusTours.com: Paying for College
Steps to success: Analyzing milestone achievement to improve community college student outcomes
The price of knowledge: Access and student finance in Canada
Employers, low-income young adults, and post-secondary credentials: A practical typology for business, education, and community leaders
Making connections: Dimensions of student engagement (2009 CCSSE Findings)
2010-2011 FAFSA on the web worksheet
Achieving the Dream Equity Resource Center
Metrics for improving cost accountability
With their whole lives ahead of them: Myths and realities about why so many students fail to finish college
2009 What works for Latinos in higher education
Taking stock: Higher education and Latinos
Linking secondary and postsecondary systems: Lessons from Indiana
Pathways to College Network
Credit/skills recovery pilot project: Documentation report for the Boston public schools
Top 10 higher education state policy issues for 2010
Assessing the use and impact of ECMC Foundation's Realizing the College Dream curriculum
La Plaza's scholarship and financial aid guide for Latino's in Indiana - Fall 2009
La Plaza's scholarship and financial aid guide for Latino's in Indiana - Fall 2009 (Spanish language version)
Academic Competitiveness Grant and National SMART Grant
Academic Competitiveness Grant and National SMART Grant (Spanish language version)
Squeeze play 2010: Continued public anxiety on cost, harsher judgements on how colleges are run
Midwest Student Exchange Program (MSEP)
Early-childhood poverty and adult attainment, behavior, and health
Lowering student loan default rates: What one consortium of historically black institutions did to succeed
Giving students extra support to meet standards in challenging academic and career courses
"The State of College Savings Survey" finds parent confidence crashing as they rely on loans, shift debt burden to their children
Paving the way through paid internships: A proposal to expand educational and economic opportunities for low-income college students
American community colleges and the academic crisis of basic skills: Adult student success
How youth plan to fund college
Federal student aid's oversight and monitoring of guaranty agencies, lenders, and servicers needs improvement
Squeeze play 2009: The public's views on college costs today
Fostering Connections to Success and Increasing Adoptions Act (H.R. 6893) Summary
Non-traditional student success in public two-year colleges
The feasibility of streamlining aid for college through the tax system
College outcomes comparisons by AP and non-AP high school experiences
Postsecondary education spending priorities for the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
The future of middle-skill jobs
From soldier to student: Easing the transition of service members on campus
IDA Pays: Examining the potential of education IDAs
IDAs and financial aid: Understanding the puzzle and sharing best practices
Combat2College: Facilitating college success for combat veterans
Quick facts about financial aid and community colleges, 2007-08
Promoting economic mobility by increasing postsecondary education
Transparency by design: Principles of good practice for higher education institutions serving adults at a distance
Outcomes of high impact practices for underserved students: A review of the literature
Center for College Affordability and Productivity
Student loans: Avoiding deceptive offers
YouthBuild USA
Status and trends in the education of American Indians and Alaska Natives: 2008
Building a better bridge: Helping young adults enter and succeed in college
Beyond social justice: The threat of inequality to workforce development in the Western United States
Schools, skills, and synapses
The Working Poor Families Project
Trends in college pricing 2008
The building blocks of success: Higher-level math for all students
State future workforce gap summaries
The future workforce of Indiana
Community college success: Is it a pathway to opportunity?
A brief history of veterans' education benefits and their value
USA Funds: Indiana state resources
Indiana Next: A guide to life after high school
Science bound program (for Indianapolis public school students)
Indiana Secondary Market for Education Loans (ISM Loans)
Ready to succeed: Changing systems to give California's foster children the opportunities they deserve to be ready for and succeed in school
An overview of tax benefits for higher education expenses
The other college: Retention and completion rates among two-year college students
The Equity Project
Achieving the Dream Data Notes: Developmental education: Completion status and outcomes
Federal Aid First (Spanish Version)
Measuring efficiency in the community college sector
Paying for college: Cost comparison worksheet
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos
The Adult Education and Economic Growth Act: Toward a modern adult education system and a more educated workforce
Action plan for improving measures of postsecondary student success
The other pipeline: From prison to diploma: Community colleges and correctional education programs
It's a matter of time: Low-income students and community colleges
The best of two worlds: Lessons from a community college-community organization collaboration to increase student success
Student aid simplification: Looking back and looking ahead
Education and the economy: The economic benefits of helping high school dropouts earn both high school diplomas and college degrees
American Association of Community Colleges 2011 Advocacy Toolkit Factsheet
Meeting the STEM workforce challenge: Leveraging higher education's untapped potential to prepare tomorrow's STEM workforce
Creating the workforce of the future: The STEM interest and proficiency challenge
America's youth: Transitions to adulthood
Charter-school management organizations: Diverse strategies and diverse student impacts
Community College Consortium for Immigrant Education
Increasing opportunities for immigrant students: Community college strategies for success
Including more student voices in higher education policymaking: Rising tuitions and student debts mean rising stakes for college students
When working works: Employment & postsecondary success
Challenging success: Can college degree completion be increased as states cut budgets?
High school dual enrollment programs: Are we fast-tracking students too fast?
For profit schools: Experiences of undercover students enrolled in online classes at selected institutions
Data that matters: Giving high schools useful feedback on grads' outcomes
A better measure of skills gaps: Utilizing ACT skill profile and assessment data for strategic skill research
The global gender gap index: 2011
Complexity in college admission: The barriers between aspiration and enrollment for lower-income students
Affordable at last: A new student loan system
Achieving the Dream data notes: What's in a name? Are they really credential-seeking students?
The relevance of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the college completion agenda
Adult College Completion Network: Project Warehouse
Learning at a distance: Undergraduate enrollment in distance education courses and degree programs
Resisters, rejectors, and ridas: How to make urban schools work for disengaged students and critically conscious teachers
Finding your workforce: The top 25 institutions graduating Latinos in health professions and related programs by academic level
Using dual enrollment policy to improve college & career readiness: A web tool for decision makers
Borrowers on hold: Student loan collection agency complaint systems need massive improvement
Return on investment to increasing postsecondary credential attainment in the United States
Certificates: Gateway to gainful employment and college degrees
The effect of housing wealth on college choice: Evidence from the housing boom
The condition of education 2012 (Website)
MPI updates national and state level estimates of potential DREAM Act beneficiaries
Healthcare
Labor market returns to sub-baccalaureate credentials: How much does a community college degree or certificate pay?
My Next Move
Increasing college and career readiness through dual enrollment: Research, policies, and effective practices
"They never told me what to expect, so I didn't know what to do": Defining and clarifying the role of a community college student
A national talent strategy: Ideas for securing US competitiveness and economic growth
Progress of education reform: Producing quality credentials: Why data and analytics matter
The role of tuition, financial aid policies, and student outcomes on average student debt
Field of degree and earnings by selected employment characteristics: 2011
Transfer: An indispensable part of the community college mission
The SAT report on college & career readiness: 2012
Education, job openings, and unemployment in metropolitan America
Left out. Forgotten? Recent high school graduates and the Great Recession
Performance-based funding of higher education: A detailed look at best practices in six states
Measuring nontraditional student success: An imperative for colleges and universities
Postsecondary institutions and price of attendance in 2011-12, degrees and other awards conferred: 2010-11, and 12-month enrollment: 2010-11
Financial awareness counseling
The role of community-based organizations in the college access and success movement
Improving the college scorecard: Using student feedback to create an effective disclosure
Mynextmove.org
Feed the Pig Financial Planning for College
Ahead of the curve: State success in the developmental education initiative
Men of color: A role for policymakers in improving the status of black male students in U.S. higher education
Inseparable imperatives: Equity in education and the future of the American economy
The earning power of recent graduates from Virginia's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
The earning power of graduates from Tennessee's colleges and universities: How are graduates from different degree programs doing in the labor market?
College Abacus
College and career readiness: A quick stats fact sheet
2012 National survey of school counselors: True north: Charting the course to college and career readiness